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Cross-Cultural and Gender Center

The Cross Cultural and Gender Center

Mission and Vision


  • The Cross Cultural and Gender Center exists to contribute significantly to the continued development of a safe and welcoming environment for the Fresno State community.
  • We foster meaningful dialogue and activism that works to eliminate racism, sexism, heterosexism, and other forms of oppression.


  • To create and maintain a campus of respect, inclusion, and equal opportunity; where all members of the campus community thrive, free from oppression and discrimination.


What's at CCGC?

  • Prayer Room
  • Microwave
  • Affinity rooms to study, relax, meet others
  • Flyers for upcoming events
  • Printing services for affiliated clubs
  • Q Clothing Closet (trans and nonbinary student resources)
  • On-campus name change resources for Trans and Nonbinary students
  • Gender Inclusive Restroom map
  • Menstrual products




Programs and Services

Programs and Services

  • African American
  • American Indian
  • Asian Pacific Islander
  • Cross Cultural
  • Gender
  • Latino/a
  • Leadership Development
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men's Success Initiative
  • President's Commission on Human Relations and Equity (PCEDI)
  • National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI)




Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Programs

President's Commission on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion


  • Women's Campus Connection
  • President's Cultural Competency Certificate Program 
  • Fall/Spring Forum for Inclusion, Respect, and Equity
  • Conversations that Matter




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National Coalition Building Institute


  • Leading for Diversity and Inclusion Workshop
  • The Fresno State Campus Affiliate consists of a team of students, faculty, and staff trained to lead Prejudice Reduction workshops and the Controversial Issues Process
  • Request Workshops for your team, class, or department.
  • Attend all day NCBI and become NCBI certified.

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First-Year Student Summer Retreat

CCGC Retreat

  • A three-day residential experience, in our on-campus housing, designed to facilitate a successful transition of incoming students to Fresno State.
  • Housing, meals, workshops, special sessions, activities, and events will be provided at NO COST to students
  • Intercultural interaction and community building prior to joining the campus.

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Upcoming Events Calendar

Check out our upcoming events! Click on any of the events on the calendar to learn more about the event and how you can attend.

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